Tag: Brixton Library

Readers and Writers Festival 2019

Lambeth Libraries Readers and Writers Festival, now well under way, is celebrating 15 years with a great mix of events, talks and readings. This year’s...

Art at Brixton Library – Colin Barnes

'Versace Crimewave' is new series of works by artist Colin Barnes which explore the tension between a mainstream media narrative and the current climate...

Time to be a credit to yourself and the community

Jane Wenlock of the Vauxhall Time Bank says timebanking will benefit both individuals and the community. Time banks connect people through the use of...

Brixton’s News Club kicks off with expert panel and hot topics

  News Club is a fortnightly discussion event that combines a panel of experts with an audience of local news-hounds to dissect the week’s stories...

Pegasus choir to perform in Brixton library

  The community choir of Brixton’s Pegasus opera company, who opened the Windrush 70 celebration in Windrush Square, will be performing at Brixton Library on...

Summer reading challenge at Brixton library

https://youtu.be/C99JxaUBcMU   The annual national Summer Reading Challenge is back at Brixton library and will continue until children go back to school. The challenge is for children...
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What’s on in and around Brixton 2 – 8 May

Tuesday 2 Elmgreen school The month-long Herne Hill free film festival is already up and running. Tonight’s offering is the cult French eco-film Demain (Tomorrow) at...

What’s On in Brixton 1-7 November

  TUESDAY 1 THE Peckham Pelican An Artist Residency in Motherhood is an initiative by the artist Lenka Clayton. Potato Sprout is a collection of artworks that...

Brixton library to host top African writers

Brixton library will this week join Oxford’s Bodleian library and the British Library in hosting five writers shortlisted for the Caine Prize, Africa’s leading...

Young writers to perform at Brixton library

Sixteenfeet Productions in partnership with Lambeth Libraries presents Lambeth Young Voices Created by Lambeth Young People,  Brixton Library, Friday 27 May at 7.30 Aspiring and emerging young writers...

Multicultural book launch in Brixton library

Syrian author-illustrator Nadine Kaadan will be launching her new book with the help of pupils from Hill Mead primary school in Brixton library tomorrow...

Black History Month: Africa Utopia takes over Brixton Library

The annual Africa Utopia Festival highlights the impact of African arts and ideas on our society. We find out more about it ahead of a...

Brixton People: Marie Ayoola, librarian

Brixton Library is a hugely popular and much-loved building, aiding the various needs of a demanding and diverse public. I arranged to meet librarian...

Celebrate Lambeth playwrights at Brixton Library this weekend

This weekend local theatre company Sixteenfeet Productions and Lambeth Libraries present First Draft, a new writing festival on Friday 5th and Saturday 6th June taking place...

Free workshops and competition for budding Brixton playwrights

Local theatre company Sixteenfeet Productions are teaming up with Brixton Library to present three free play writing workshops as part of the twelfth Lambeth Readers and...

Anger at cultural cutback

Friends of Lambeth’s libraries and parks, including those in Brixton, have criticised Lambeth council for its proposals to reduce cultural services. They have branded its...